Croft Shetland Tweed YarnWest Yorkshire Spinners
The Croft - 100% Shetland Tweed Aran
New from West Yorkshire Spinners: an aran weight pure Shetland Island wool, a fibre celebrated for its fineness, warmth and strength.
The high levels of crimp and wave in the fleece make it ideal for a hand knitting yarn. The Croft has a soft and silky hand that retains a lot of durability.
Crofting is integral to the landscape, cultural heritage and social economy of the Shetland Islands. It bonds people and places in a unique way, preserving livelihoods and age old traditions.
Fiber Content: 100% Shetland Island Wool
Yardage: 182 yards/100 grams per skein
Gauge: 18stitches x 24 rows = 10cm (4") sq on US 8 (5mm) needles
Care: Machine Wash Cool, Reshape whilst damp, Do not Tumble Dry